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Rappahannock Rocks

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5518 River Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22407 United States
5403728708

July 2020

Climbing 101: Vertical Limits

July 11 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Rappahannock Rocks, 5518 River Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22407 United States
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$100.00 Sold out

This introductory course provides the fundamentals necessary to begin outdoor rock climbing. This course covers proper belaying techniques, safety considerations, movement, and rappelling.  Students will learn proper verbal commands, basic climbing knots, and how to work as a team in the vertical environment.  In addition, students will learn how to properly size climbing harnesses and shoes and will gain an understanding of the requirements and skills needed to pass “belay certification” tests at climbing gyms.  This course will give you…

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Climbing 102: Top Rope Anchoring

July 25 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Rappahannock Rocks, 5518 River Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22407 United States
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$125 – $200 Sold out

This course provides the student climber the skills necessary to build top rope anchors and develop the confidence needed to climb outdoors without the assistance of a guide or instructor. Students will learn how to locate and use natural anchors, how to place both active and passive protection for anchoring, more complex knots, and how to efficiently break down an anchor. The course will also cover different types of climbing equipment and materials used to build anchors. The majority of…

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